Suzuki GSX1400 -
New color scheme for 2003
|Today (22 October 2001) released MCN Online
a picture of next year's GSX1400. According to the article there's
a new style for 2002, but there are no mechanical changes.
At a glance, the blue and white
paint might look similar to the 2001 version, but there are several
differences to give a slightly more modern appearance. The simple,
striped tank of the current blue and white version is replaced
with a more complex, zig-zagged design. There are also two single-colour
options for 2002 - metallic silver or plain blue.
The Japanese version shown here has 98bhp compared to the UK model
|Is it as pretty as 2002 year's K2 model?
Personally I'm glad I got my bike before Suzuki wanted to give
it a modern look. Click at the image to view it in
a larger format.
|And now it's official!
There's a picture of GSX1400 with the new painting on Suzuki's
own (Japanese) site and they even showed the new colors on Tokyo
Motor Show 26 October - 7 November 2001. Here's a picture (sorry
it's also a small one):
|New color: silver
I haven't found any information for new color scheme for the European
models. The Suzuki
Official Web Site in Japan made the new colors official in
March 2002. There were only two colors available, pearl deep blue
(L99) and sonic silver metallic (YD8). The specifications seem
to be the same as before.
question is: are these new colors only dedicated to the Japanese
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